A good scramble, easily accessible from the Cairn Gorm Ski Centre car park. There are alternate routes for most of the more difficult parts.

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afshapes 30 Mar, 2023 Show βeta
βeta: Started up the rocky flanks of the col from the corrie , went as direct as possible, beautiful blue bird day.
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βeta: Started up the rocky flanks of the col from the corrie , went as direct as possible, beautiful blue bird day.
JamesKent 8 Feb, 2023 Show βeta
βeta: Dry as a bone. Crampons only needed briefly on approach and descent.
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βeta: Dry as a bone. Crampons only needed briefly on approach and descent.
DizzyVizion 11 Jul, 2022 Show βeta
βeta: Definitely a mid grade 2 if you stick to the ridge. Very short
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βeta: Definitely a mid grade 2 if you stick to the ridge. Very short
MichaelG 3 Dec, 2019 Show βeta
βeta: Lots of unconsolidated power but really fun hooks and some exposed scrambling if you stick to the crest.
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βeta: Lots of unconsolidated power but really fun hooks and some exposed scrambling if you stick to the crest.
GoRoStu 24 Apr, 2019 Show βeta
βeta: stay right.
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βeta: stay right.

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Route of Interest
Fiacaill Couloir

Grade: II ***
(Cairn Gorm - Stob Coire an t-Sneachda)

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